The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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A Guide to Self-Publishing Your Book

Every day, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre receives questions from aspiring authors who want to try self-publishing their book. In partnership with FriesenPress, we’ve created this guide to...

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Sheila Koffman (1945-2017)

It is with deep sadness that we announce that Canadian bookseller Sheila Koffman passed away on September 15, 2017. Sheila was the owner and founder of Another Story Bookshop in...

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Finalists Announced for the 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

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$135,000 in prize monies to be awarded

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toronto (September 7, 2017) – The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is delighted to announce the finalists for the following eight...

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Jan Andrews (1942-2017)

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It is with deep sadness that we announce that Canadian children’s author and storyteller Jan Andrews passed away on September 2, 2017. Several days prior, Jan sustained severe brain trauma...

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2016 Lane Anderson Awards Nominees Announced

The finalists of the 2016 Lane Anderson Awards for Excellence in Canadian Science Writing were announced yesterday. The winners will be revealed in September. Visit laneandersonaward.ca for more...

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Summer Reading List 2017

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) has compiled a list of great Canadian books, for kids and teens of all ages, for the 2017 summer holidays. The books featured in...

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